Brisk business at home is overcoming slack results abroad for several big-name domestic corporations.
Markets are set for a higher open as investors await more earnings, data.
Apple's chief executive is building a team capable of sustaining success over the long term. So why root for him to be fired?
Stocks suffer their worst weekly loss since late 2012, and the markets face a tough week ahead with Caterpillar, Apple, Amazon.com and Exxon reporting.
The global giant posted a 16% earnings gain and met Wall Street's estimates. Yet investors see nothing but its trouble in the eurozone.
In a rising auto market, both hold great appeal, but investors should roll with the stronger operator.
After having left the midsize pickup territory, the US automaker is returning to take on the Japanese.
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